MA Business and Management (MBM)

Our MA Business and Management (MBM) is a highly flexible, work-based programme that enables you to develop the necessary skills and knowledge required for senior leadership and management roles. This degree has been developed for entrepreneurs and working professionals who want to forge their own path in the modern business world.

A large component of the programme is based on self-development through work-based projects for an employer, organisation or your own business. If you are not in employment, Pearson Business School will arrange work-based projects for you to complete as part of your MBM learning.

This programme is a great opportunity to gain invaluable professional and academic experience, complete a Masters in Business and Management at the UK's only higher education provider to be part of a FTSE 100 company, and continuously add value to your employer or organisation in just over a year. 

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*This course is subject to minimum cohort numbers.

Pearson Business School
  • Location: London Campus
  • Start date: January or September 2021
  • Tuition fees: £12,500 (partial fee waiver available, see below)
  • Mode of study: Full-time (block release)
  • Programme duration: 15 months
  • Entry requirements: Undergraduate honours degree (2:2 or above); or 3+ years of relevant professional experience (see 'entry requirements' for full details).

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This course is a great passage for personal and professional development without putting pause on one's career.

Zerin, MA Business and Management, 2018-19

The content is directly relevant and usable in my role. The classroom learning has been excellent and the support has exceeded my expectations.

Dom, MA Business and Management, 2018-19

Meet some of our tutors

Rhys teaches our Contemporary Strategy module. He is an experienced lecturer with a background in Coaching and Mentoring, as a Business Writer and as the co-founder of Pathfinder - a methodology and diagnostic tool that helps organisations to increase productivity. He now tutors on the Contemporary Strategy module in the Master of Business and Management.

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Kevin teaches our Purposeful Leadership and Management module. He has designed and now tutors on the leadership module of the Masters in Business Management. He is an Executive Coach who specialises in Leadership Development, Organisation Development and Talent Development. He has 24 years of experience working at senior levels in major global companies and the third sector, including Unilever, The Body Shop and L’Oréal. His work encompasses a wide range of people development practice, including consultancy, training, coaching and facilitation.

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We recently ran a webinar with Kevin on Strengths-based Leadership, covered within the Purposeful Leadership and Management module. 

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Bruce teaches on our Adding Organisational Value module. He is a senior strategic management and marketing professional having served as group marketing director of a hospital group listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, and as CEO of a pan-African medical insurance and health management group. Bruce is a visiting lecturer and consulting programme leader at several universities and colleges in the subject areas of strategy, marketing and leadership.

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Thomas teaches our Finance, Technology and Risk Management module. He has over a decade of practical experience working in the digital data economy in various different capacities and across all industries. Thomas is a serial entrepreneur who set up several ventures in the digital space.

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We recently ran a webinar with Thomas on Behavioural Investment Strategies and Human Bias, covered within the Finance, Technology and Risk Management module. 

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